"A hardcover edition of this book was published in 1997 by harperCollins Publishers"--Title page verso
Includes bibliographical references (pages 847-866) and index
A definitive biography of Bonaparte from his birth in Corsica to his death in exile on St Helena, this book examines all aspects of Bonaparte's spectacular rise to power and his dizzying fall. It offers close examination of battlefield victories, personal torments, military genius, Bonaparte's titanic ego and his relationships with the French government, Talleyrand, Wellington and Josephine. A consummate biography of a complex man
"A hardcover edition of this book was published in 1997 by harperCollins Publishers"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -866) and index.